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  1. #1
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    Apr 2007

    Default Cemc exam

    Can anyone tell me what audit worksheet and preference book we can use for the exam?

    Thank you

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    Apr 2007
    York, Pa


    Quote Originally Posted by LORI HARRIS View Post
    Can anyone tell me what audit worksheet and preference book we can use for the exam?

    Thank you
    I was just asking the same question, I contacted AAPC and found that it is listed under the exam type you want to take what reference materials are NOT ALLOWED; they have several listed, so if it is not listed it is acceptable. I was questioning if a medical dictionary could be used for this exam and I got a reply yesterday from AAPC that a medical dictionary is allowed, so I will be taking my ICD-9, CPT, HCPCS, e/m audit tools 95 & 97 DG's and my medical dictionary.

    Almost forgot from what I can tell from purchasing the Practicum for CEMC they really stand by the Marshfield tool, it's a bit foreign to me because I have always used what my local carrier has on their website but I'm now trying to get myself familiar with the Marshfield, we also use the 95 DG's where I work but in some instances have used the 97 DG's.

    Are you scheduled for the exam yet?

    Best of luck
    Last edited by rthames052006; 04-19-2009 at 07:58 AM.
    Roxanne Thames CPC, CPC-I, CEMC

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    Apr 2007
    Milwaukee WI

    Default I'm appalled

    You are absolutely correct ... I called to check. But I'm appalled. Why even bother to test for medical terminology/anatomy if the applicants can bring a medical dictionary. (Shaking my head ...)

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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